Senior Practitioner - Intercountry Assessment Team
IAC – The Centre for Adoption is seeking to recruit a qualified and experienced social worker for the role of senior practitioner in our Intercountry Assessment Team.
The successful applicant will have experience of working in an adoption team, with a sound understanding of assessment work. Ideally the candidate will also have a good knowledge of intercountry adoption, although this is not essential.
The post is fulltime and based in our High Barnet Office. Click here for a copy of the Job description
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 7 March 2018
Provisional Interview date: Friday 16th March 2018
Board of Trustees
IAC is seeking to broaden the range of skills on the Trustee Board. If you are interested, please contact Emma Patmore
Sessional social workers: London and surrounding counties Salary: Competitive Closing date for applications: Ongoing
IAC – The Centre for Adoption is currently looking to recruit experienced freelance social workers able to take work in the above locations assessing applicants applying to adopt children from overseas countries. Applicants must be self-motivated, able to work to deadlines and be flexible in meeting the needs of the applicants and the agency. Substantial experience in adoption work is essential. Experience of intercountry adoption assessment is desirable but not essential as training will be given.
In addition to adoption experience applicants interested in working for IAC – The Centre for Adoption should also have the following credentials:
A social work qualification and registration with the HCPC
At least three years post-qualifying experience in childcare social work
Experience of completing adoption assessments and producing Prospective Adopter Reports (PARs)
Willingness/ability to travel to applicants' homes